Senior selected to run across country

  To fight back against cancer affecting young adults, a student from the University of Rhode Island is slated to run across the United States after graduating in the spring. Sarah Smith, a senior biological science...

Retrospective: Adjustments, miscommunication behind women’s hockey missing nationals

The University of Rhode Island women’s ice hockey team (21-7-1) wanted to go down a new path for their 2014-15 campaign, but it included losing their star goaltender, a couple other teammates, fluctuation in...

Inside the mailroom

The University of Rhode Island’s mailroom, located in the basement of the Memorial Union, is a workplace for some students, a source of frustration for others and a place of mystery for many. But...

Honka takes long, self-motivated road to URI

Nobody showed up on his doorstep in search of the next collegiate star athlete.  He didn’t get the recruitment letters in the mail.  He wasn’t in constant contact with American coaches since he was...

Graduating seniors: What is the class of ‘15 doing?

In a little over a month, close to 1,900 University of Rhode Island undergraduate students will receive degrees, officially earning the title of college graduate. As May 17 leers closer, URI students will have...

Employee sees more than a job at URI

Entering Rhody Market on a weekday morning can be a bit of a challenge. Between the long line of students awaiting their caffeinated drinks and the sweet treats greeting customers at the door in...

Elliott adds depth to already strong Rams roster

University of Rhode Island men's soccer head coach Gareth Elliott led his 2014 team to an Atlantic 10 Conference regular season championship and an Atlantic 10 Final appearance, and with a few key contributors departing, Elliott signed six talented recruits...

Best and worth bathrooms on campus

Living on campus, students quickly learn where to find the best bathrooms and which ones to avoid. If you’re not lucky enough to live in a suite with your own bathroom, you probably know...

URI student finds passion in teaching exercise

The daily routine for one student at the University of Rhode Island may be a little different from the rest, in the least, it’s more active. In the free time Lily von der Lieth, junior,...

CBA student practices peace in Nepal

Sophomore accounting and Chinese double major Cassie Jacob added another stamp to her passport during her volunteer trip to Nepal, over spring break. Jacob previously spent winter break in China, where she improved upon her...

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